Mel Gibson and Jet Li, who played adversaries in "Lethal Weapon 4," are teaming to produce a martial-arts syndicated action series that is being set up at Alliance Atlantis.
The Japan Advertisers Assn. will begin monitoring records of 123 television stations across the country to make sure that commercials were broadcast as scheduled. The move comes in the wake of…
Channel Four Intl. has snapped up worldwide distribution rights to "Live ... at Shark Pass," a special docu event scheduled to air on the Discovery Channel in the U.S. on Aug. 8.
ABC has stumbled in its pursuit of primetime demo leader NBC, leaving Fox to take up the chase.
"Friends" writer-producer Jeff Greenstein has inked a two-part multi-year deal with NBC Studios.
NBC has signed a deal with DirecTV that extends the license term of CNBC and MSNBC through the year 2008 and commits DirecTV to carrying exclusive cable coverage of all of the five Olympic Games for…
Veteran gameshow producer Harry Friedman, the executive producer of "Wheel of Fortune," is taking "Jeopardy!" under his wing as well.
The Federal Communications Commission should clear up digital television's currently cloudy picture by imposing a quality standard on digital TV sets, National Assn. of Broadcasters prexy Eddie…
Victory Entertainment, the new production company headed by former Viacom Enterprises prexy Michael Gerber, has slated kiddie series "The Dooley and Pals Show" as its debut project.
In a multimillion dollar marketing initiative, Fox Kids will launch a unified brand identity for its 50 Fox Kids Networks around the globe.
Animation production company Nelvana has signed a multiyear contract with PBS to produce the public broadcaster's first Saturday morning children's programming block in a deal which Nelvana estimates…